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chicken w/ sour cream sauce over penne - cass's

★★★★★ 4
a recipe by
Cassie *
Somewhere, PA

I had some chicken, sour cream, Lipton onion soup and Pasta...this is what I came up with..and it was absolutely delicious.. I thought the kids were going to lick their plates..LOL! I just served it with some crusty bread to sop up that lovely sauce.. My pictures.

★★★★★ 4
serves 4
prep time 15 Min
cook time 20 Min

Ingredients For chicken w/ sour cream sauce over penne - cass's

  • 2 1/2 - 3 c
    boneless, skinless chicken, cubed
  • 1 sm
    celery stalk, chopped small ( optional )
  • 1 sm
    carrot, chopped small ( optional )
  • 2 clove
    garlic, minced
  • 1 - 8 oz
    sour cream
  • 1 pkg
    lipton onion soup mix
  • 2 1/2 c
    boiling water
  • 3 Tbsp
    corn starch
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1/2 tsp
    cayenne pepper ( optional )
  • 2 tsp
    paprika, i used smoked paprika
  • 1 Tbsp
    dried parsley
  • pasta or rice to serve chicken over
  • vegetable oil for sauteing

How To Make chicken w/ sour cream sauce over penne - cass's

  • 1
    In a medium sized bowl; mix the soup mix, 3 tablespoons corn starch and 2 1/2 cups boiling water. Set aside.
  • 2
    In a large skillet, with about a tablespoon of oil; saute the celery and carrots until tender. Add the garlic the last minute of cooking. Remove the vegetables from skillet and set aside.
  • 3
    Season chicken with salt, pepper and paprika. In the same skillet you saute the veggies in; add enough oil to saute the chicken; over medium heat. Stirring occasionally until tender and no longer pink.
  • 4
    Add the vegetable back into the skillet with the chicken. Stirring to blend.
  • 5
    Add the sour cream to the soup mixture, stirring until well blended.
  • 6
    Now, pour the soup and sour cream mixture over the chicken and vegetable, stir to blend. Bring to a boil, then simmer until sauce is thickened. About 5 minutes. Add the parsley; stir. Taste the sauce and adjust the seasonings, if any is needed.
  • 7
    Serve over prepared pasta or rice. This was so flavorful..I hope you enjoy it as much as my family did.

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